Twitter gets time till July 4 to comply with all govt orders

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NEW DELHI: The government has issued a notice to Twitter to comply with all its past orders by July 4, an official source said on Wednesday.
The ministry of electronics and IT has set a deadline of July 4, failing which Twitter may lose intermediary status, which means it will be liable for all the comments posted on its platform.
“A notice was issued on June 27 to Twitter to comply with all government orders issued till date. Twitter was issued notices earlier this month but it did not comply with them. This is the final notice,” the government source told PTI.
An email query sent to Twitter elicited no response.
Twitter has been at loggerheads with the government on several occasions.
On June 26, the microblogging site submitted a list of over 80 Twitter accounts and tweets that it has blocked based on a request from the government in 2021.
The request from the government was to…

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